Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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26th of September 2022

Hurricane Preparedness Information for Floridians Caring for a Loved One with Dementia

With Hurricane Ian Approaching, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Offers Emergency Preparedness Tips for Family Caregivers to Help Protect Their Loved Ones with Dementia (September 26, 2022)— With Hurricane Ian approaching […]

1st of September 2022

September is Healthy Aging Month: Follow These 10 Steps to Promote Healthy Aging and Good Brain Health

(August 31, 2022)—With Healthy Aging Month starting tomorrow, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is offering 10 steps to promote healthy aging and good brain health during September and throughout […]

20th of July 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Awards $250,000 Grant to the City College of New York for Alzheimer’s Research Project

(July 20, 2022)—The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) has awarded a $250,000 research grant to The City College of New York (CCNY) to fund new Alzheimer’s research which could potentially […]

18th of July 2022

Important Heat Safety Tips for Families Affected by Dementia

(July 18, 2022): With a heat wave bringing dangerously high temperatures for tens of millions of Americans, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is providing important tips to help families affected […]

30th of June 2022

4 Tips for Creating a Dementia-Friendly 4th of July

(June 29, 2022)— Fireworks and gatherings are staples of the 4th of July holiday, but these can create unique challenges for families affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia-related illnesses. […]

19th of May 2022

9 Tips to Help Caregivers Combat Depression During Mental Health Awareness Month

(May 19, 2022)— Depression is a serious and common challenge facing the more than 16 million Americans caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s disease. Family caregivers of individuals living […]

4th of May 2022

Be Proactive & Get a Memory Screening During Older Americans Month

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Provides Free, Virtual Memory Screenings (May 4, 2022)—  The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is encouraging individuals to be proactive about their brain health during National […]

28th of April 2022

10 Steps for Healthy Aging During National Older Americans Month

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America offers tips to help individuals promote healthy aging (April 27, 2022)— As part of National Older Americans Month this May, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) […]

31st of March 2022

Seven Tips for Managing Caregiver Stress

(March 31, 2022)— Stress can damage your health if you do not manage it properly—especially if you are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia-related illness. […]

25th of March 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Helpline Open to Help Families Impacted by Alzheimer’s in the Aftermath of Tornadoes and Severe Storms

(March 24, 2022)—Following tornadoes and severe storms that caused devastation and casualties in several southern states including Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Louisiana, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is reminding […]